Monthly Archives: June 2012

Thar be DRAGONS!

Here are some photos of a dragonfly and damselfly in our yard, plus recipes for dishes made with the harvest from our garden this week. Continue reading

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Going Buggy with my Nikon 510 and iPhoto

Vic and I went on a moth-hunting foray last night, using black light to find moths and other night insects in Silverado Canyon in Orange County, CA. I am now hooked on macro photography of night insects. Take a peek. Continue reading

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Struggling with iMac on Harvest Monday

Arg, I can’t figure out how to work with photos on my new Mac. I can download them from camera to computer, but still don’t know how to process them. I have iPhoto and Aperture, but can’t find my new … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday June 18, 2012

I totaled up my harvests to date and I have picked 55 lbs of fruit and 114 lbs of vegetables so far this year. Continue reading

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Catching up; last week’s Harvest Monday

I am struggling to learn how to work with photos on my new iMac. This is the best I can do for my blog post for now. Continue reading

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Glass Gem corn

Glass Gem corn is a new variety that is as colorful and as translucent as precious gemstones. Read more about it here. Continue reading

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Holy cow!

Last night, we caught the biggest raccoon Ive ever seen. I’ll update you when I get a photo, but I’m still learning my new iMac and am not up to speed on photos yet. New camera, new computer, new software. … Continue reading

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Still waiting

My new computer still isn’t ready, so I continue to make do with my iPad. It is a spectacular June day in southern California. Birds are singing, a gentle breeze is blowing off the ocean, and all is right with … Continue reading

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Waiting for Godot

I am without a computer today. šŸ˜¦ I feel lost with “only” my iPad. I bought a new iMac yesterday, and am making a switch from PC to Apple at long last. I started out my computing life in 1983 … Continue reading

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A Green Harvest Monday, June 4, 2012

My fruit and vegetable harvest this week was nearly 10 lbs, but the chickens aren’t laying much. Continue reading

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